In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

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  1. Phyllis Nagy


  2. Todd Haynes


  3. Patricia Highsmith


Top Billed Cast

  1. Cate Blanchett

    Cate Blanchett

    Carol Aird

  2. Rooney Mara

    Rooney Mara

    Therese Belivet

  3. Kyle Chandler

    Kyle Chandler

    Harge Aird

  4. Sarah Paulson

    Sarah Paulson

    Abby Gerhard

  5. Jake Lacy

    Jake Lacy

    Richard Semco

  6. John Magaro

    John Magaro

    Dannie McElroy

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $11,800,000.00

Revenue $40,272,135.00


Release Information

  • November 20, 2015
    R, Theatrical (limited)
  • January 15, 2016
    R, Theatrical



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A review by Reno

By Reno

Just when it can't get any better...

The first thing I noticed was after seeing the movie is there's some kind of mistake in the Oscars nominee. Rooney Mara should have been on the lead role list, while Cate Blanchett in the supporting character's. Maybe the Academy people misunderstood that the title role must be the lead character. Theirs switched place actually does not make any sense. Anyway the Oscars never made sense at all.

This story was okay, but adapted screenplay and direction, especially the music was excellent. For the ending scene alone, you will be tempted to raise your r... read the rest.

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